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alles van die beste, phrase

Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, alles everything + van of + die the + beste best.
colloquial
Used as a toast, or to wish someone well, ‘all (of) the best’.
1959 J. Packer High Roof 65But no, Mr Day wasn’t like that. He raised his glass. ‘To you and your wife, Mr Day. Alles van die beste!’
1991 M.R. Howells Informant, Port ElizabethSincerely, and Alles Van Die Beste to you & yours.
Used as a toast, or to wish someone well, ‘all (of) the best’.

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